A Swiss family is shipwrecked in the East Indies and must survive on their own for several years. Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary) Topics: Adventure fiction, Family--Fiction, Juvenile Fiction, Survival, C3, LIT, LIT.UP, UP, Chapter Books...
byWyss, Johann David, 1743-1818; Kredel, Fritz, 1900-1973, ill
Relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they adapt to life on an island with abundant animal and plant life Topics: Families, Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc, Family life, Survival
Spec. Coll. copy 1 = Publisher's green sand grain cloth over bevelled boards, blocked in blind, black, and gold; rectangular color printed paper onlay on upper board, repeats plate facing p. 16; edged in red; brown coated endpapers. Inscription in ink at head of flyleaf: Bessie. VII. 1879. Purple inkstamp on flyleaf: H.A. Palmer, Berkeley, California Topic: Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc
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Purple sand grain cloth over bevelled boards, blocked in blind, black, and gold; medallion illustration, blocked in gold on upper board, depicts man, woman, and four boys kneeling in prayer in front of palm tree on a miniature island Topics: Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc, Oceania -- Juvenile literature